Costa Caleta Weather August Averages, Spain
What's the Weather like in Costa Caleta in August
August is the hottest month of the year and one of the driest as well. The average daily temperature for Costa Caleta during this month is a very pleasant 25°C (about 77°F). The lows only go down to 22°C (about 72°F), so even at night, you'll be nice and comfortable. This resort in the Canary Islands sees highs around 28°C (about 82°F), about a degree warmer than July. The temperatures are hot but not yet uncomfortable, thanks to breezes blowing across the island.
Bring along short-sleeved shirts, shorts and capris to wear during the day. You might even want a tank top for the peak afternoon hours when it's the warmest. Some people will want a light jacket for the evening hours, especially if they'll be outside. Plenty of sun-cream is also a must!
Average Sunshine Hours
The average number of sunshine hours during the day is 10, giving you plenty of time to explore the resort and the surrounding towns like Corralejo. The chance of having a sunny day is 63 percent, so bring along the sunglasses, hat and sunscreen with a high SPF. You'll want to protect your skin and eyes from the sun's rays.
The chances of rainfall during this month are only 1 percent, with a scant 1mm of rain falling over the whole month. The chance of a cloudy day is only 2 percent, giving you a wonderful weather forecast for your time on the island. The trade winds are starting to kick in this month, with an 87 percent chance of a windy day on any given day.
Average Sea Temperature
The sea temperatures stay nice and warm into August, with an average of 22°C (about 72°F). The warm ocean water and the nice air temperatures make this month perfect for going for a swimming, trying your hand at surfing or learning a new watersport like stand-up paddle boarding.
Costa Caleta Hotels in August
Barcelo Castillo Beach Resort
Situated in a beautiful beachfront setting, Barcelo Castillo Beach Resort is perfect for active travelers looking for a fun and adventurous holiday. The resort has its own private marina so you can view all the boats coming in and out of the harbor. Other amenities include a buffet restaurant, beachside bar and restaurant, lush gardens to stroll through, numerous watersports, three swimming pools and a kids' club. Room choices include studio apartments with living areas and kitchens and one and two-bedroom bungalows. All the rooms come with a balcony or terrace and modern décor.
Castillo Beach Bungalows
Providing a tropical setting and large accommodations, Castillo Beach Bungalows are a great choice for your holiday away in August. You can choose from a one or two-bedroom bungalow with private bathroom, full kitchen and dining area. If you don't want to cook your own meals, opt for the all-inclusive, half board or breakfast options and dine in the resort's restaurants and bars. Other resort amenities include basketball courts, sauna, workout facility with free weights and machines and swimming pool with slide.
Providing easy access to the Fuerteventura Golf Club, downtown Caleta de Fuste and the beach, Bouganvilles Golf is a great place to stay during your holiday in Costa Caleta. All the apartments have garden views, air conditioning, satellite television, free Wi-Fi and kitchens with microwave, kettles, toaster and dishwasher. As a guest, you'll also have access to an outdoor swimming pool with lounge chairs and umbrellas and shared laundry facilities.
Beaches in Costa Caleta for August
Drive up to the northeast corner of the island and explore La Concha beach. Because of the beautiful setting, La Concha is one of Fuerteventura's most popular beaches, so it can get crowded during the peak tourist season. Still, the white sand, rock pools, calm blue waters and convenient location, make it a great choice to visit.
The Caleta de Fuste town council also hosts a beach party in August, complete with kids' activities and a foam party on the beach. Later in the night, you can dance the night away on the beach with live music and a DJ.
Bars and Restaurants
The menu at Delicious 365 includes Spanish, Mediterranean and international dishes, including tapas and main entrees. The restaurant has rotating daily specials and a three-course tasting menu. Whether visiting for breakfast, lunch or dinner, you can enjoy your meal inside the dining room or out in the airy covered patio. The restaurant also has a full bar and several televisions if you want to catch a game.
If you're craving Chinese, head over to Jinxing in the Nuevo Horizonte neighborhood. The restaurant offers takeout and delivery, so if you're too tired to eat out after all your island adventures, you can get food at your hotel or condo. If you want a drink to complement your meal, Jinxing has a full bar. It also offers daily specials, so you can try different dishes and save some money in the process.
Pizzeria Ristorante Pummarola
Pizzeria Ristorante Pummarola serves Italian dishes and pizza in a laid-back and casual atmosphere. The menu includes favorites like spaghetti carbonara, lasagna and pizza. Another favorite is the cheesy garlic bread starter. The restaurant also has a large wine list, as well as a good selection of beer and cocktails. The portions are large and the prices reasonable, making this a great choice for dinner out in Costa Caleta.
Things to do in Costa Caleta in August
Fuerteventura Golf Club
Golf enthusiasts and weekend golf warriors alike will appreciate the Fuerteventura Golf Club, an 18-hole course with beautiful ocean views. The club has a practice area, driving range, practice putting range and pro shop for all your equipment needs. If you want to brush up on your skills while you're there, take private lessons from the on-site academy, with instructors that teach in English, Spanish and German. The courses are open to all ages and experience levels.
Fuerte Fun Center
Thanks to the trade winds that blow through the island this month, Costa Caleta is a great place to try wind-surfing through the Fuerte Fun Center. The center rents all the wind-surfing equipment you need and offers rentals by the hour or for one, four, seven or ten days. If you have no experience, Fuerte Fun Center has courses to teach you the basics and help you get the hang of this popular watersport.